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This Morning: Holly and Phil baffle viewers in James Martin segment

James didn't look impressed..

This Morning viewers were left baffled by Holly Willoughby and Phil Schofield today.

Chef James Martin appeared on Monday’s show to make chocolate and hazelnut choux buns.

However, viewers criticised Holly and Phil’s “rude” behaviour during the segment while some predicted TV duo Ant and Dec were behind their antics.

Some thought Ant and Dec were telling the pair what to say for a Saturday Night Takeaway segment.

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This Morning viewers left baffled by Holly and Phil’s behaviour (Credit: ITV)

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During the segment, Phil said he got a cramp in his arm and Holly tried to fetch him some salt.

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Meanwhile, James continued cooking his dessert before Holly started asking bizarre questions.

At one point, she even started beatboxing in time with the electric whisker!

Holly and Phil on This Morning
The pair’s behaviour was questioned by viewers today (Credit: ITV)

She exclaimed: “Beat the eggs with a beat!”

As James added nibbed almonds to his dessert, Holly said: “Can you choose any other sort of nut? Don’t tell me what to do, if I want to put something else on top of it I think I should be allowed.”

Looking baffled, James said: “Hazelnuts, you can put chocolate bits if you want.”

As they tucked into their desserts, Phil said: “It tastes better than it looks actually!”

James Martin on This Morning
James looked baffled (Credit: ITV)

Holly added: “I’m not being rude but it does taste better than it looks.”

She then said: “Oh that is so good, don’t mug me off, I’m loving it.”

Phil burst into giggles as James carried on cooking.

Holly and Phil then claimed they could hear a noise in the studio, leaving a confused James looking around.

Viewers were confused by the duo’s behaviour, with some people branding them “rude” to James.

What did viewers say?

One person said on Twitter: “Poor James Martin thought Holly and Phil were so rude throughout that last segment.”

Another wrote: “Hope @jamesmartinchef has a word or three with @hollywills & @Schofe for their rude behaviour!”

One added: “Phil and Holly are being incredibly rude to James Martin.”

However, others were convinced Ant and Dec were telling Holly and Phil what to say for their Saturday Night Takeaway segment Get Out Of Me Ear!.

One tweeted: “Ant & Dec were definitely in their ears.”

Another wrote: “@jamesmartinchef if that wasn’t Ant & Dec’s ‘Get Out Of My Ear’ in Holly & Phil’s ear pieces during your cooking segment on This Morning, I’ll eat my hat.”

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One tweeted: “Ant & Dec are defo in @hollywills & @Schofe ear surely??”

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